TikTok mom is blasted for forcing her five-year-old son to run in 104F heat as punishment for performing out in college
- TikToker Katarina Rodriguez has been criticized for making her son run in the 104-degree heat as punishment for performing out in college
- Rodriguez recorded the footage of her and her son working whereas he was heard panting and out of breath
- Critics on-line known as the punishment ‘traumatizing’
- Rodriguez posted a follow-up video defending her fashion of self-discipline
- The video of the punishment and the apology have since been taken down
A mom has been slammed after forcing her son to run in the 104-degree heat as punishment for performing out in college and posting video about it on TikTok.
Katarina Rodriguez informed followers that the punishment was an alternate type of self-discipline to spanking – however critics known as the clip ‘traumatizing.’
Rodriguez posted footage of herself working down a sidewalk alongside her son, who seems to be panting and out of breath. It is unclear precisely the place the footage was taken.
She informed the digicam: ‘My five-year-old doesn’t need to pay attention in college.
‘He makes harmful noises, doesn’t pay attention, thinks that he doesn’t want to cool down when he comes from the playground.
‘And we’re gonna run. We’re gonna run in 104 levels.’
The video captured Rodriguez and her son working on the sidewalk as she defined his punishment was for performing out in college. Her son is seen panting and out of breath
Rodriguez continues: ‘This is the primary time we’re gonna run for his unhappy faces in college.
‘He thought we have been simply gonna run to he mailbox. So he took off working. Sprinting. Now he is dying. We gonna behave in college?’
Her son whimpers in response to the query whereas he continues working.
The finish of the video shifts again to Rodriguez in her house as she explains her fashion of self-discipline.
‘We’re not gonna hit. We’re not gonna spank. We’re gonna self-discipline. We’ll see what tomorrow brings,’ she stated.
The mom stated: ‘We’re not gonna hit. We’re not gonna spank. We’re gonna self-discipline. We’ll see what tomorrow brings’
Rodriguez later posted a comply with up video to tackle the criticism, and insisted her son improved his habits as a results of the punishment
But TikTok customers condemned Rodriguez’s punishment.
‘God this is traumatizing. Punishment for not having the ability to pay attention in a classroom. There’s clearly one thing else happening with them,’ one wrote in accordance to The Daily Dot.
‘That’s a method to destroy a wholesome relationship with train,’ one other stated
Rodriguez later posted a comply with up video to tackle the criticism, and insisted her son improved his habits as a results of the punishment.
She stated: ‘I made my child run as a result of he hates working as a supply of punishment, and in the event you don’t like that since you assume that it’s flawed, then that’s your opinion.
‘If I can scare him with the truth that we’re going to run in the event you should not have an excellent day and be respectful and good and sort, so be it.’
She added: ‘It beats my hand stinging from whooping his a**.’
Rodriguez took down each the punishment and apology video on her TikTok account
Rodriguez additionally defended her fashion of self-discipline claiming that she is attempting to make her son ‘a person.’
‘Not that it’s anybody’s enterprise, we’ve tried different disciplinary actions of grounding, taking away issues, corners, no matter, and if these issues work for your children, nice. Didn’t work for mine,’ she added.
The video of Rodriguez’s punishment and her follow-up video have since been taken down from her account.